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Tennis Instruction Winter 2016 – 2017
Starting September 1, we will be offering winter courses for children 7 – 16 years at two locations – Hliðaskóli gym, located at Hamrahlið 1, 105 Reykjavik and in Kopavogur at the indoor tennis hall. Classes are held Monday – Friday from 15:30 – 20:00 & Sundays from 10:30 – 12:30. Students who are starting out learn the technical and tactical fundamentals of tennis, the rules and practice a range of exercises to improve their athletic ability. Advanced players receive training to enhance their matchplay ability – tactical and mental training, as well as tennis specific fitness exercises.
We offer adult instruction from 16:30 – 20:00 every Friday. For private or semi-private lessons, please call Raj at 820-0825 to make arrangements.
Courses are taught by tennis director Raj K. Bonifacius, International Tennis Federation Level 3 / Professional Tennis Registry coach with over 20 years experience in teaching young children the basics of tennis as well as coaching the national Davis Cup, Fed Cup and junior squads. Hinrik Helgason ITF Level 1 certified coach & TSI certified coach Rafn Kumar Bonifacius, 2015 & 2016 National Icelandic Men´s Champion are ready to assist you.
The Hliðaskóli gym is located at Hamrahlíð 2, 105 Reykjavík (close to the Kringlan shopping center) and the Tennishall in Kópavogur at Dalsmári 11, 201 Kópavogur.
Practices run from September 1, 2016 – May 26, 2017. Practice fees are the following: 2 hours / week – 104.000 kr.; 3 hours / week – 145.000 kr. & 4,5 hours / week – 175.000 kr. and we offer a sibling discount of 10%.
To register, please fill out the form below.
For further information, contact us at telephone 820-0825 or email us – firstname.lastname@example.org
- September 13, LUXILON Ladder Competition. Play a lot of matches this winter and a chance to win 60.000 kr. in LUXILON tennis string! Sign up quickly as this event is limited to 24 players. Click here for more information / registration. Matches will be posted online here, please click on your name to get your match times and results.
We are the official distributor for WILSON, HEAD, LUXILON & TOURNAGRIP products in Iceland. Please click here to visit our catalogue of products. If your racket needs a tune-up or customization, we can restring, reweight &/or regrip it with the newest materials.
LUXILON LADDER, September 13 – May 14, 2017
Get into serious match shape this winter by participating in the LUXILON ladder competition. Twenty-four players are placed into six groups (four players per group) based on ability. Players of each group play one another (three matches) with each player receiving three points per victory. The player with the highest amount of points goes into the group above, while the player with the fewest points goes down a group, with the other two players remaining in the group. If two players have the same number of points, then the result between those two players will decide which player goes up or down. If three players have equal points, we will take the total number of games won minus the total number of games lost to determine their aggregate total and use that number to determine which players go up or down. Matches are played up to nine games with a tie-breaker at 8-8. Match times, results and player records are stored on our tournament software datebase to everyone can keep up with their positions.
There are a total of 15 rounds and each player will receive 15 cans of tennis balls to play their matches –
2016 – 1) September 13-26; 2) September 27 – October 9; 3) October 11-23; 4) October 25 – November 6; 5) November 8-20; 7) Desember 6-18
2017 – 8) January 10-22; 9) January 24 – February 5; 10) February 7-19; 11) February 21 – March 5; 12) March 7-19; 13) March 21 – April 2; 14) April 18 – 30 & 15) May 2-14
At the end of each month, two names will be drawn from our list of players and they will receive a free LUXILON restringing of their choice (Big Banger Alu Power, Big Banger Alu Power Rough, Big Banger Original, 4G and 4G Rough). At the end of the entire competition in May, we will crown the player who has accumulated the most points as the LUXILON Champion and they receive ten free LUXILON restringings.
The cost of the competition is 39.500 IKR.
Please note that due to limited court availability, we can only take 24 players in at this time. If you are interested, please fill out the registration form here below and make sure to check all possible times that you can play as we cannot make any changes afterwards, thank you. Should you have any questions, please call 820-0825.